How Handy Works

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Select the day and time for your service and get instant, affordable pricing.

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We'll confirm your appointment and take care of payment electronically and securely.

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An experienced, fully-equipped professional will show up on time at your doorstep.

The Trusted Name in Electrical Service

Experienced

When you book an electrician through the Handy platform, your pro will have all the benefits of on-the-job training. While courses and paperwork might be all you need to pass exams and certifications, there's just no substitute for experience. Your electrical contractor will have honed their skills over the years working on a broad range of jobs. Whether you need help installing a light switch, wiring an outlet or running a wire to a new lighting fixture, the Handy platform will connect you with the right electrical service professional with the right experience.

Skilled and Capable

Wherever electricity is concerned, you want to know that you’ve booked the best electrician for the job. All the electrical contractors on the Handy platform are background checked, so you know you’re not letting a complete stranger into your home. Every pro is rated and reviewed by past customers as well, so you can rest assured that they have a track record of excellence. Whether you need a single residential electrician for a quick job, or someone to help rewire your home, the Handy platform helps connect you with the best electrician possible.

Reliable

Whether you work in a busy office or are a stay-at-home parent, there’s nothing worse than waiting for hours for an electrical service provider to turn up. When you book electrical contractors through the Handy platform, you can be sure that they’ll turn up on time and ready to work. Using the Handy app or website, you can pick the time you want your electrician to arrive. Get on with the important things in your day, secure in the knowledge that electrical help is on its way.

Flexible

Make changes to your electrician service right in the app or on the website. And if you need extra help, the Handy customer service team is always available. If you’ve got an electrical emergency, you can book an electrician to arrive as soon as tomorrow morning. If you’re buying a new property and want a fully-qualified residential electrician to check the wiring in a few weeks, just name the date. Using the Handy platform to book your electrician puts you in charge of when the work gets done. Should your situation change, you can cancel or reschedule your appointment—we just ask that you provide 24 hours’ notice.

The Best Electrical Service

Ready to Take Charge of Any Electrical Job

A Handy electrician will always arrive with everything they need to get the work done. When you use the Handy platform, you’ll be asked to input some details about the job you need doing. Using that information, your electrical contractor will make sure that they bring the required tools and equipment, so you won’t have to rush down to the hardware store to buy anything. Don’t panic if you don’t even own basic tools! Electrical contractors on the Handy platform take their responsibility to their customers very seriously.

Shockingly Qualified Professional Electricians

Even wiring an outlet can come with its own set of potential hazards. Book your electrician through Handy and you'll be connected with electrician professionals who have plenty of experience with the work you’re asking them to complete. They will provide you with top-notch service at a price point that won’t break the bank. When you use Handy to find the best electrician in your area, you'll be connected with a qualified electrical handyman that will serves your needs and your budget.

No Job Too Big or Small

Handy electrical contractors are used to working on jobs of all sizes. It doesn't have to be a huge, complete electrical rewiring job to warrant using the services of a professional. Many of our customers use electrical contractors for small jobs, just to make sure that it's done safely and to required standards. Many Handy customers book an electrician for someone else. You might have an elderly relative or disabled friend who can't deal with minor tasks—booking an electrician through Handy to help them out is a great way to get those electrical services done and prevent further problems.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will I need tools or will my electrical service professional bring them?

Your professional will come with all necessary tools to complete your job. Please make sure you let your electrician professional know any specifics ahead of time.

When should I expect my professional to get in touch with me?

After your booking is confirmed, Handy will send you confirmation emails and messages about your booking and professional. You can contact your professional at any time with questions or concerns you might have.

I need more help.

Please see the Help Center.

Meet Some of Our Top Electrical Service Professionals

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Gary M.

Handy Premium Pro
35 jobs completed
I am a hard working, resourceful adult with a wide range of skills. I am very easy to communicate with and eager to please. I have 25+ years experience as a maintenance and repair technician, to include active duty USAF as a helicopter technician. I currently own my own home and run my own family business. I would love to have the opportunity to serve you and your family.

Gilberto R.

Handy Premium Pro
697 jobs completed
Hello my name is Gilberto, I have 8 years experience in handy service, small and large projects, painting, carpentry, hanging picture, replacing bathroom toilets, and door locks and more.

Wellington D.

Handy Premium Pro
42 jobs completed
Greetings I am Wellington, I work as Handy Men, for more than 20 years, my satisfaction is to see the Client satisfied with the Work I do.

Customer Reviews

4,335 Reviews for Electrical Service

Kemi B.

Very good professional who was excellent in doing his job & sorting out the electrical issues others seemed to have had difficulty fixing.

Brenda B.

Jackie was extremely efficient & effective, getting to work the minute he arrived; exceeding expectations for quantity & quality of work.

Sara S.

Leonard was very knowledgeable, professional, and helpful. He came for one fixture but when I asked for help with a couple of other items in the apt., he was more than willing to help with those, too.

Carlos D.

I am very glad to say that this new pro was an absolute pleasure. Very nice and respectable, and fixed the problem immediately.

Jonathan K.

He was very competent, professional, and friendly. Great quality work. Even fixed the mistakes done by the previous handyman.

Katy E.

Labu did a fantastic job, he was on time and very helpful. He really went the extra mile, coming with me to the hardware store to buy the fittings we needed, rather than just saying it wasn't possible. Top guy, very friendly and did a really good job too.

Thomas S.

Andy was thorough and helpful. He kept me up to date with the work from the point of making the order. I recommend him highly!

Mr. L.

John was great. Knew exactly what he was doing. Went above and beyond to get everything perfect and clean. Would definitely rehire John.

ashley o.

My tenant said they did a great job, Fixed my electrical issues and garage opener. I would like to complement the electrician on a good job

Laura Z.

Great communication - arrived early (after confirming it would be alright) - resolved my issue with speed & great professionalism & a smile.

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